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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Shaped like a sword blade.

Usage examples (24)
  • The iris has an ensiform leaf
  • Anceps: two-edged; similar to ensiform, q.v. Ancestral: primitive; inherited from an earlier form or ancestor.
  • Complete motor and sensory paralysis below ensiform cartilage, with well-marked hyper√¶sthetic zone around trunk.
  • Aperture of entry ragged, roughly circular, and 2 inches in diameter, with much-contused margins situated in the median line, nearly midway between the ensiform... for more
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